DRESS IN IRAQI KURDISTAN
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And we discover a variety of other unusual dress-related information. For example, the famous espadrilles canvas shoes are made here from recycled clothing. Or the custom that demands that a young married couple hide their hats under the pillow.
We meet a true local fashion connaisseur, the designer Bahar Ismail, who specialises in all sorts of outfits – from the most patriotic to the most unrestrained. And we go to the mountains to meet the Yezidis and their immaculate white dress, symbol of light and purity.